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May 8th, 2015

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Cutest celebrity mother-daughter pairs

May 8, 2015

All mothers are heroes, and sometimes they're also well-known celebs! For Mother's Day, Krystin Goodwin has a roundup of some of Hollywood's cutest mother-daughter pairs.

May 7th

Crash ends suspected burglary spree

May 7, 2015

A man sought by law enforcement in connection with about 17 burglaries has been arrested following a crash at Sunset Corner in Spiro [May 7 1:10 p.m.]
The collision involved a law enforcement vehicle.

Large crowd gathers for National Day of Prayer

May 7, 2015

A large crowd is gathered on the LeFlore County Courthouse lawn as the celebrate National Day of Prayer [May 7 at 12:20 p.m.]

DAILY FEATURE: Thursday Tidbits

May 7, 2015

Here are some silly facts for your Thursday!

1. It is impossible to lick your elbow
2. A crocodile can't stick it's tongue out.
3. A shrimp's heart is in it's head.
4. People say "Bless you" when you sneeze because when you sneeze,your heart stops for a mili-second.
5. In a study of 200,000 ostriches over a period of 80 years, no one reported a single case where an ostrich buried its head in the sand.
6. It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky.
7. A pregnant goldfish is called a twit.

May 6th

Gov. Mary Fallin signs bill banning texting while driving

May 6, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gov. Mary Fallin added her signature Tuesday to legislation that makes it illegal to text message while driving in Oklahoma and then issued a challenge to the state's motorists.

"Don't text and drive in the state of Oklahoma," Fallin said. "We need to have a change in attitude in our state when it comes to texting or being distracted while you're driving down the highway. It's very dangerous."

May 4th

DAILY FEATURE: Today in history

May 4, 2015

By The Associated Press: Today is Monday, May 4, the 124th day of 2015. There are 241 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:

On May 4, 1925, an international conference opened in Geneva to forge an agreement against the use of chemical and biological weapons in war; the Geneva Protocol was signed on June 17, 1925 and went into force in 1928.

On this date:

In 1776, Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration of Independence was adopted.

BREAKING NEWS: Poteau traffic blocked by 3-car wreck

May 4, 2015

Poteau Police, Fire and LeFlore County Emergency Medical Services are on scene [May 4 11:45 a.m.] at the intersection of Wilson and Smith in Poteau for a three-car accident.
Northbound traffic outside lane is blocked. Expect delays.

May 1st

VIDEO: 7 Facts You Didn't Know About The Kentucky Derby

May 1, 2015

With the 141st annual Kentucky Derby right around the bend, we're bringing you a list of things you might not have known about the iconic horse race.

April 29th

Poteau traffic jam

April 29, 2015

Traffic is blocked [April 29 @ 12:10 p.m. ] on north Saddler and the Pansy Kidd Middle School in Poteau due to a semi-trailer that failed to make a turn, getting stuck in the ditch.

April 28th

DAILY FEATURE: Tuesday Tidbits

April 28, 2015

Here are 10 interesting presidential facts provided by RandomFacts.com

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) is the only U.S. president who was also a licensed bartender. He was co-owner of Berry and Lincoln, a saloon in Springfield, Illinois.

The only president to be unanimously elected was George Washington (1732-1799). He also refused to accept his presidential salary, which was $25,000 a year.

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